Sunday, February 8, 2015

Unit Study for February- Social Studies - Topology

The Theme for this Month is Topology

Standards

The student will locate major topographical features of Georgia and will describe how these features define Georgia’s surface.
  1. Locate all the geographic regions of Georgia: Blue Ridge Mountains, Piedmont, Coastal Plain, Valley and Ridge, and Appalachian Plateau. 
  2. Locate the major rivers: Ocmulgee, Oconee, Altamaha, Savannah, St. Mary’s, Chattahoochee, and Flint. 

Resources for this Unit Study can be found here:

Meeting Dates

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Field Trip to Atlanta Children's Museum (Second Tuesday is Free Admission ages 8 and under. Click here for more details. )
The actual time for Target Tuesday is 1pm, but we should plan to be there between 11a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Click here for details: http://childrensmuseumatlanta.org/visitors/target_tuesday_faqs
Click Here for Directionshttp://childrensmuseumatlanta.org/visitors/directions (Admission is FREE)While there we plan to go to the sand area and make various land forms found in Georgia.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the South Cobb Library